vivelafat: “ sleepyassassin: “ haytham-senpai: “ ikenbot: “ cultural appropriation 101 ” Seriously guys, wearing a war bonnet without having to suffer blood, sweat and tears for it is so disrespectful to all the servicemen who have sacrificed.
Bring It On taught us about cultural appropriation I always loved the movies BUT I've always appreciated people of other ethnicities and thinking abut it this way I will NEVER watch a bring it on movie again
This "Hunger Games" Actress Just Gave The Realest Explanation Of Cultural Appropriation
This is an inappropriate example of the topic in my last post. People should know what they are wearing and symbolizing. After that, enjoying aspects of another's culture you find interesting is just fine.
And this is why I have such a problem with all the headdresses and outfits you see at festivals or shows. They're cute outfits, yes, but it's not acceptable to appropriate an entire culture as a costume
tyleramato: “ It’s Thanksgiving which means tables decorated with tiny porcelain figures of Native Americans sharing corn with pilgrims. It’s a holiday about being grateful, coming together, and being at peace but while we use caricatures of a great.
The extent with which i agree with this: the point is true, cultural appropriation is wrong, but determining a person's culture based on their race, that too is wrong. And yes, i know I'm a white girl saying this